National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Pentabromoethane - M910068


CASRN: 75-95-6


Formula: C2-H-Br5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Ethane, pentabromo-

Known Uses

To improve understanding of the structure active relationships between several toxic and potentially preneoplastic lesions that have occurred in rodents following exposure to various halogenated ethanes. Study to examine class of halogenated ethanes.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A80503)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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